WHS Daily Bulletin


Tuesday, September 6:


Lunch:  French toast sticks/syrup or sausage gravy over biscuit, sausage links, tater tots, orange slices, ½ pint of milk


Art Club will meet in the art room from 3:30 - 5:00.


Cast of "Back to the 80's" - Be sure to pick up a copy of the rehearsal schedule for this week.  The entire cast will have rehearsal on Wednesday from 6-9 p.m.  Please be prompt!


4:00pm - Boys Golf @ Porta Quad @ Shambolee – Van 2:45

4:00pm - Girls Golf vs Lincoln/Plains/Rushville @ The Rail

5:00pm - Boys Varsity Soccer @ St. Teresa High School (+JV) – Bus 3:30 PM

6:00pm - Volleyball @ Greenview High School (+JV) – Bus 5:00 PM


Pick up After Prom Lottery Tickets in the office:  Alex Dickerman

Wednesday, September 7:


Lunch:  Mini corn dogs or starfish nuggets, macaroni & cheese, baby carrots, blueberry cobbler, ½ pint of milk


Student Council Meeting 7:30 AM in Mrs. Walsh's room.


FCCLA Meeting – After school in Mrs. LaFrance’s room


Youth and Government: meeting for all members from 6-7 p.m. We will be finalizing roles and choosing bill topics. Also, please see the Edmodo post about the mock committee demonstration this Saturday at 2:45 p.m. at the Williamsville Fall Festival. More people are needed!  Finally, please sign up to help at the information booth at the Fall Festival. Volunteers are needed at various times during the day-- you choose your shift!


Thursday, September 8:


Lunch:  Sliced beef & cheddar sandwich or Maid Rite sandwich, soft pretzel/cheese sauce, baked potato, diced peaches, ½ pint of milk


There will be an FFA meeting for all members and new officers on Thursday, Sept. 8th after school in the ag room.

4:00pm - Boys Golf vs Rochester/Taylorville @ The Rail

4:00pm - Girls Golf vs Plains/Springfield @ The Rail

4:30pm - Boys Varsity Soccer vs Meridian High School


6:15pm - Freshman Football @ Porta High School – Bus 4:45


6:15 pm - HS Girls Varsity Volleyball @ Riverton High School – Bus 4:15 PM – Volley for a Cure Match – Come support the Lady Bullets as they strive to spike out cancer!


Friday, September 9:


Lunch:  Chicken & noodles or quesadilla wedge, wheat dinner roll, red pepper strips & celery sticks, fresh fruit, ½ pint of milk


All member meeting for SAVE - September 9th at 3:15 in Mrs. Lorton. You will vote for officers and form committees among other things.


All SAVE members please pay your $10.00 dues by Friday.


4:00pm – JV Boys Golf vs. Illini Central High School @ Country Hills – Van 3:00 PM

5:30pm - Tailgate with Blake and WDBR

7:00pm - Varsity Football vs Riverton High School (H) – Tailgate with Blake from 5:00-7:00 PM.  Come early and get a rally towel and register to win Illini tickets!  Paul Mitchell the school will be here to color hair in school colors for $5 to benefit the Childrens Miracle Network.

Concession Workers for FB – Please be there by 5:30:  Eddy, Icenogle, Sklenka, Watson, Bleyer, Brooks, Giganti


Saturday, September 10:


8:00am - Boys Varsity Golf  - Sangamo Conf. Tournament @ Shambolee

8:15am – JV Volleyball at Pawnee Tourney - FR/SO Tournament – Bus leaves 7:45 AM

9:30 AM- Varsity Volleyball @ Mahomet-Seymour Tournament  - Bus leaves 7:00 AM


10:00am - Cross Country @ Porta Invite – Bus 7:30 AM

Girls Varsity Golf @ Waverly Invite -

10:00am - Boys Varsity Soccer @ Gillespie High School (+JV) Bus 7:45 AM

General Announcements:


Upcoming College Visits – During Lunch:

  • September 14 -     MacMurray College
  • September 16 -     UIS
  • September 26 -     William Woods University
  • September 27 -     McKendree University
  • October 11 -         SEMO
  • October 12 -         LLCC & Quincy University
  • October 13 -         Illinois College


Seniors – To make the yearbook complete, the Journalism class is asking for you to submit a senior formal picture, casual picture, baby picture, and a quote to any yearbook member or to Mr. Gudwien as soon as possible.


Free Seminar, open to the public: "Keeping Up With Rising College Costs," will be held Tuesday, October 4th from 6:30-7:30pm or Saturday, October 8th from 9:00-10:00am at the Wells Fargo Advisors office in Springfield. A financial advisor will be presenting on college financial planning opportunities and understanding 529 plans. 

For more information, please stop by or call the guidance office. 


Engineering Explorers Post: This program offers students help to continue their pursuit of engineering to the college level & as practicing engineers. Students will get hands-on experience in the engineering field and an opportunity to spend time with engineers and technicians. "First Nighter" is scheduled for Thursday, September 15th from 6:00-7:30 at the IDOT Central Office. At First Nighter students will have the chance to ask questions & sign up for the Engineering Explorers Post Program. Please come to the guidance department for more information. Flyers will be posted in your science classes.


Sophomores – Jostens will be here on September 12th to discuss class rings.  Orders will be taken on Friday, September 16 during lunch.


The cross country team ran at the Rochester Invite on Saturday.  For the girls team, Halston Fletcher led the way with a 62nd place.  Halston was followed by Katie Siders, Emily Chesser and Melaney Brown.   Due to several girls being overcome by the heat, the boy's race was cancelled.


Boys Basketball Shoe and Gear fitting on Thursday, September 15. Order forms will be handed out during the fitting. See Coach Graven for any questions.

Congratulations to the Officers of the Class of 2014 –

President - Ozzie Kent

Vice President - Jacob Lounsberry

Secretary/Treasurer - Morgan Flynn.